United Way Seeks Giving Tuesday Donations
Welcome to GivingTuesday! We love celebrating this day that was created to encourage people to do good in their community.We hope you will decide to support United Way of the New River Valley! Our goal is to raise $1,500 tomorrow! All the money we raise stays one hundred percent local and serves people of the New River Valley.
Facebook will be matching up to $7 million in donations first-come, first-served starting at 8 am! That means if you donate to UWNRV your gift could be DOUBLED! Every little bit helps us serve the community! Here is an idea of how your support can impact the New River Valley.
$15 provides a family a turkey for their holiday meal
$25 provides two backpacks full of school supplies for children
$50 provides a week of meals for home bound senior citizens
$75 provides two families of four with a holiday meal
$100 provides five workbooks for adult basic literacy students
United Way’s mission is to unite local people and resources to improve lives in the New River Valley. United Way unites individual and corporate donations to achieve measurable and lasting results. To read some of the stories of people in the New River Valley whose lives were changed because of United Way click HERE. Stories of people like Jessica who was able to find housing or Ben who was able to attend GED classes and find better employment.
Thank you for your support of United Way of the New River Valley! We would not be able to serve the New River Valley without your help!
Click this link to be linked with United Way’s Facebook fundraiser and to learn more about supporting United Way of the New River Valley!